All of our Ghent, Belgium Streetfilms in a Big Post!
As we worked towards our final edit for the anchor Ghent Streetfilm on the installation of their Circulation Plan, there were many smaller items we knew wouldn't make the final cut or were better off as quick items posted as shorts.
Above, of course, is the main feature. But below you will find some supplemental gems and fun.
This one below dives deeper in to the politics and the media negativism as the Circulation Plan for the city was getting ready to be installed.
In Ghent there is a very unique bridge that raises and lowers for boats WHILE cyclists ride over it, no need for pausing.
While we were on a bike tour of the city Vice Mayor Filip Watteeau showed us a program where neighbors can request and design their streets. Here is a clip.
And finally, there are quite a number of tram tracks, everywhere. And it is amazing and graceful to see the city's residents navigate them successfully, and most of them aren't wearing helmets either.